MESSI LOOKS A PROSPECT

Peter Farrell

We may have seen the emergence of a future start down at Clonmel last night in the shape of the Paul Hogan owned Five Alley Messi.


DUBH BLAZES A TRAIL IN NANCY TYNAN MEMORIAL AT GALWAY

Peter Farrell

The three opening round heats of the Nancy Tynan Memorial 525 took pride of place in Galway last night and it was Blaze Dubh who set the early standard with a brilliant 28.96 return.


OUT OF RANGE @ STUD SEMI-FINALS AT TRALEE

Barry Drake

Kindly sponsored by Droopys Stud, the semi-finals of the Out Of Range @ Stud Stakes semi-finals took place at Tralee on Friday night.


PURE CLASS FROM PLATO IN TREE TOP GUYS & DOLLS

Peter Farrell

It was the semi final stages of the ‘Tree Top Sheds A3/A4 Guys & Dolls 525’ at Clonmel stadium last night and like every round to date, Pure Plato cemented his place as the outright favourite to land next week’s feature.


ALL THE WAY FOR MOHANE ROSA IN OUT OF RANGE @ STUD A4 STAKE

Barry Drake

Mohane Rosa (Ballymac Vic-Mohane Maeve) delivered another brilliant performance in Tralee on Friday night as Cormac Davern's November youngster made it back to back wins in the Out Of Range @ A4 Stud Stakes.


TERRIFIC ATMOSPHERE IN YOUGHAL ON FRIDAY AS MOLONEY AND KEHOE LAND DOUBLES

Barry Drake

There was a terrific atmosphere in Youghal on Friday night as another large crowd gathered at the seaside venue.


WINK AND PIO BOOK DERBY TICKET

Ian Fortune

Derby preparations are starting to get into full swing and on Friday night Bankers Wink and Old Fort Pio claimed their Derby tickets at Newbridge and Dundalk respectively.


BREXIT IN A HURRY IN CLONMEL UNRACED

Peter Farrell

The Roy Ruddy owned Drumcrow Brexit franked his opening round victory with another domination in the final of the ‘Retired Greyhounds Trust ON3 Unraced 525’.


SWIFT NINJA LAYS DOWN A MARKER AT LIMERICK

Peter Farrell

Next week's final of the ‘Droopys Nidge @ Stud A2 Tri Distance’ is hotting up nicely after the Terry Coveney owned Ninja Nagato put in a dominant display in the opening semi final to run out a convincing winner.


MCLEAN'S BEATBYTHEBORO IS DERBY BOUND

Barry Drake

Beatbytheboro took Friday nights feature at Youghal track, with the 3-1 winner putting on a powerful display to win race seven, which was the BoyleSports Derby Trial Stake.


LIAM TWOMEY ON DOUBLE FORM AT YOUGHAL TRACK

Barry Drake

Witches Sonia (Tyrur Big Mike-Witches Sofia) delivered a brilliant performance in Youghal's fourth race last night.


PROMISING PUPS ON SHOW AT CLONMEL

Peter Farrell

Last night’s Clonmel card featured the semi finals of both the ‘Retired Greyhounds Trust ON3 Unraced 525’ and the ‘Greyhound Make Great Pets ON2 Unraced 525’. Patrons were treated to some fantastic displays throughout the stakes from up and coming pups that I’m sure we’ll be seeing a lot of in the months to follow.


DIXIE FASTEST IN SUIRSIDE GUYS & DOLLS

Peter Farrell

The two semi finals of the ‘Suirside Restaurant A3 Guys & Dolls’ were the highlight on last night’s Clonmel card and heading into next week’s final, the Conor and Orlaigh Nugent owned Greenane Dixie raised the bar with an impressive display in the first semi final.


BULLET IMPRESSSIVE AT CURRAHEEN WHILE DYNAMO SUPREME PROVES AGE IS ONLY A NUMBER

Barry Drake

Friday night's feature at Curraheen Park, the final of the Curraheen Park Unraced Stake produced a very smart winner with Myla The Bullet (Godsend-Unique Breda) putting on a very classy performance to land the spoils.


LAVA ERUPTS TO LAND MID SUMMER UNRACED

Peter Farrell

With €700 up for grabs, Clonmel hosted the final of the ‘Mid Summer ON3 Unraced’ stake and after landing the opening semi final in off the pace fashion, Rising Lava made all the running to land the spoils for the Fleming family syndicate.


ROSSHILL THE STAR PERFORMER AT GALWAY

Peter Farrell

‘Leamaneigh Lisa’ is no stranger to producing top class offspring after ‘Zero To Hero’ emerged from her second litter to ‘Zero Ten’ and she looks to have found the winning formula again as the Joe Long owned, Rosshil Charlie was the fastest performer of the night at only 16 months.


BURGESS PAULINE WINS UNRACED STAKE AT YOUGHAL

Barry Drake

Youghal's opening last night was the final of the Youghal Track Supporters Club stake and it went the way of Burgess Pauline (Droopys Roddick-Killinan Rosie), who showed great back straight pace to win for Sheila Spillane and JJ Fennelly, Killeagh.


TOEMS LANDS JUNE NOVICE AT CLONMEL

Peter Farrell

The feature event on last night’s Clonmel card was the final of the €1,200 to the winner, ‘June ON3 Sweepstake’ and after a nip and tuck battle throughout, the John O’Neill owned Toems Crossroads landed the spoils.


STRONG NIGHT FOR THE LISSATOUK GREYHOUNDS AT LIMERICK

Peter Farrell

Limerick held an additional race meeting last night and of the ten races on the program, it was the kennels of Seamus McMahon who landed a most impressive double with his ‘Lissatouk’ greyhounds.


A DROMRICH DOUBLE

Michael Fortune

John Durrigan was the man to follow at Shelbourne Park on Friday as he recorded a fine double with litter brothers Dromrich Antares and Dromrich Altair. The former took the fifth race on the card when coming home fastest to beat Storys Goal.


GEORGIA BREWS UP A STORM IN DSE SEMIS

Peter Farrell

The feature on last night’s Galway card was the semi finals of the €1,700 to the winner DSE Access A5/A6 525 and it was the Thomas and Michael Connor owned Georgia Storm who posted the quickest of the two semis.


TESS LEADS THE WAY IN GALWAYS DSE ACCESS STAKE

Peter Farrell

The second round heats of the ‘DSE Access A5/A6 525’ were the main attraction to Galway stadium last night and fastest of the four heats went to the Seamus Leahy owned Headford Tess.


PROLIFIC ROJO WINS IN STYLE

Michael Fortune

Thomas Glynn’s Dance Rojo produced another superb display to bring his career tally to eight wins from ten starts in the final of the Boylesports A2 at Shelbourne Park on Friday night.


DUKE GAINS SPRINT PRIZE AS DROMBEG GETS A DREAM START

Peter Farrell

It was all hands on deck at Galway last night as not only was the first round heats of the €1700 to the winner ‘DSE Access A5/A6’ getting underway but the final of the ‘Gain Feeds Unraced 350’ was also up for grabs.


THAT’LL DO NICELY FOR KIERAN IN INNOVATE UNRACED

Peter Farrell

The €1000 to the winner final of the ‘Innovate Unraced 525’ was the feature event on a ten race Galway card last night and the Kieran McPhilbin owned That'll Do Now sprung a 4/1 upset to land the spoils.


SCULLY SUCCESS FOR CREE TARA AS SALE AGREED LANDS GALWAY UNRACED

Peter Farrell

There were two finals down for decision last night at Galway greyhound stadium and the feature was the ‘Sean Scully Memorial A7-A10 525’ which offered a winner’s prize of €1000.